Island artist enlists help of woodshop students

At Bergstrom’s former home in Frankfurt, Germany, she made thousands of the fuzzy creatures

After five years of locally-made spirits, Vashon’s only distillery will move off-island

Seattle Distilling moves its operations off-island and a new brewery gets set to move into the space

Vashon Fresh program ruled viable, VIGA plans for next year

An online marketplace that enabled islanders to buy local, sustainably grown food this summer proved

Amid recent busy days, fire district moves ahead with planning efforts

district commissioners and chiefs are moving ahead withplans for next year and beyond

Ferries responds to Triangle route concerns

The Fauntleroy/Vashon/Southworth Route Frequently Asked Questions document is seven pages long

Briefs: VARSA survey, toy drive and north-end road work

Island adults invited to take VARSA’s annual community survey Every year, as part of its grant requirements, the Vashon Alliance… Continue reading

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Triangle task force will discuss schedule changes next month

The Triangle Route Improvement Task Force has moved on from trying to create a quick fix for loading procedures at… Continue reading

Islanders’ senior care business thrives, seeks island caregivers

Nearly seven years ago, islanders Rob and Marilyn Oswald started a caregiving business

Benefit concert raises $5,000 for Puerto Rico

Hundreds of islanders gathered at the Vashon Theatre last Wednesday night for a benefit concert

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Fire damages north-end home

Vashon Island Fire Rescue responded to the call shortly before noon with seven firefighters

Event will explore, link Western science and indigenous spirituality

The Grand Convergence: The New Science of the Body-Mind-Spirit Trinity, is a fundraiser

Arts

Arts Around Town Nov. 22 – 29

Laugh holiday stress away tonight The 38th Annual Seattle International Comedy Competition, billed as “America’s biggest touring comedy festival,” started… Continue reading

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Event will explore, link Western science and indigenous spirituality

The Grand Convergence: The New Science of the Body-Mind-Spirit Trinity, is a fundraiser

 

Sports

Thankful for exercise: Soccer, fun run events offered on Thanksgiving

Islanders will have ample opportunities for exercise tomorrow before giving thanks

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Marketplace

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Test teams use 737 MAX to put their stamp on the sky

MAX is on the map. Boeing Test & Evaluation teams got creative Continue reading...

 

UPDATE: 777X: Composite Wing Center Builds up and fills out

In less than a year after its grand opening, the 777X Composite Continue reading...

 

How Boeing is helping military veterans translate skills to civilian jobs

A partnership with Goodwill Veteran Services, and a $95,000 grant, ensures networking Continue reading...